SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA March 03, 2014 – Syntricity today announced that Ron Chaffee has joined the company as Vice President of Sales for the Western United States and Asia Pacific regions. He will be responsible for leading sales efforts at the company’s key accounts and will contribute to Syntricity’s marketing and business strategies.
“We’re excited that Ron has joined our team,” said Steven Griffith, co-founder, President and CEO of Syntricity. “As one of our initial customers he has always understood the value of our dataConductor solution in reducing the time to production and maintaining high quality products. His years of experience in working with small and large companies worldwide will allow Syntricity to significantly grow our customer base and revenue.”
“As a former customer, I know that dataConductor is the most comprehensive semiconductor lifecycle management platform in the industry,” said Ron. “I’ve experienced how dataConductor shortens the time it takes to get products to market and realize revenue and I look forward to working with Steven and the Syntricity team as we drive new business and expand market share both domestically and internationally.”
Ron has over 30 years of experience in engineering, management, sales and business development. He served as CEO and President at a number of technology startup companies after being the Vice President of Engineering for Conexant Systems Broadband Media Business Unit. While at Conexant he managed over 400 R&D employees in 7 design centers worldwide. Prior to Conexant Ron was the Director of Product and Test Engineering at Brooktree Corporation, where he deployed dataConductor. Ron has a degree in Electrical Engineering from The Ohio State University and has extensive experience in product development and international business.